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Table 4 Side effects

From: Comparative study between sequential combined spinal epidural anesthesia versus epidural volume extension in lower limb surgery

 SCSE group
N = 39
EVE group
N = 36
P value
Number of patients with nausea8 (20.5%)5 (13.8%)0.54
Number of patients with vomiting0 (0%)1 (2.7%)1
PDPH0 (0%)1 (2.7%)1
Back pain12 (30.7%)15 (41.6%)0.34
  1. Data are presented as mean ± SD, median (range), and number (%)
  2. SCSE sequential combined spinal epidural anesthesia, EVE epidural volume extension, PDPH postdural puncture headache
  3. *P < 0.05 significant